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AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000358488.38313.c6
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A Weight Loss Product Is Linked To Liver Injury

Aschenbrenner, Diane S. MS, APRN-BC

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Abstract

* The FDA is advising consumers not to use Hydroxycut because of 23 case reports of liver damage thought to be attributable to its use.

* The manufacturer has agreed to withdraw the product from the market.

© 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

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